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Thursday, 7th Jul 2016

Snake wanders into JNU Campus, rescued by Wildlife SOS

A 5 foot long rat snake was rescued by the Wildlife SOS Rapid Response Unit from the Jawaharlal Nehru University campus, New Delhi. The snake was found to be in good health and was released back into its natural habitat shortly after. More...

  • Published on Jul 7, 16

Monday, 4th Jul 2016

Gangavaram Port distributes free sewing machines and certificates to women

Gangavaram Port Limited as a part of their Corporate Social responsibility program today distributed training certificates and sewing machines to 50 women from Gangavaramvillage that have successfully completed 6 weeks of sewing training program conducted by IL&FS. Sri KRR Naidu (Sr Vice President R R & Security) in the presence of Sri M Jaganmohan Reddy, VP(Security), LPS... More...

  • Published on Jul 4, 16

Friday, 1st Jul 2016

Indian Teacher Education Company EDIMPACT Launches SMS Learning for Rural Areas

EDIMPACT has launched the SMSlearn program in association with Women Self Help Groups (SHG) in interior rural villages of Jharkhand and Bihar in India. More...

  • Published on Jul 1, 16
'Giant Lizard' Causes Panic in Agra Home, Rescued by Wildlife SOS

A 3 foot long monitor lizard was rescued by the Wildlife SOS Rapid Response Unit from a house in Govind Nagar, Saket Colony, Agra. The large lizard is currently under observation and will be released back to its natural habitat shortly, once deemed fit. More...

  • Published on Jul 1, 16

Wednesday, 29th Jun 2016

Reliance Foundation Emerges as a Ray of Hope to the Visually-Challenged

Reliance Foundation aids visually-impaired Bhavesh Bhatia in his candle-making business. The foundation's Drishti program helps restore vision to the visually- challenged with free corneal transplants. More...

  • Published on Jun 29, 16

Tuesday, 14th Jun 2016

Helpless Leopard Cubs Trapped in Well, Reunited With Mother

In a harrowing seven hour rescue operation, the Wildlife SOS rescue team from the Manikdoh leopard rescue centre and the Forest Department not only rescued two young leopard cubs from a forty foot well in Parner, Ahmednagar, but also managed to reunite the cubs with their mother! More...

  • Published on Jun 14, 16

Monday, 13th Jun 2016

Performing Rhesus Macaques rescued from India Gate

Three rhesus macaques were rescued by the Wildlife SOS Rapid Response Unit from their handler (madari) near India Gate. The monkeys are currently under the organisation's care and will be released into their natural habitat once deemed fit. More...

  • Published on Jun 13, 16

Tuesday, 7th Jun 2016

UN Information Centre and Jeevan Trust-India join hands to advocate the cause of ALBINISM in India

June 13 has been declared by the UN as World Albinism Awareness Day. The first Day was observed in 2015. The UN Declaration was in response to the demands of People with Albinism (PWAs) from all over the world, and amidst alarming kidnapping and murder of albinos in Tanzania and Kenya. India too has around 100,000 PWAs and many of them face discrimination in various ways. ... More...

  • Published on Jun 7, 16

Wednesday, 1st Jun 2016

"Football for Health" Launched by Smt. Salma Ansari And International Footballer, Jonas Olsson in Delhi An Initiative of Breathe Easy India and Youth Football International

Mrs. Salma Ansari, spouse of Hon'ble Vice President of India launched 'Football for Health' for the children of Bapu School along with Breathe Easy India, Youth Football International and West Bromwich Albion Club officials. Breathe Easy India Foundation has partnered with Youth Football International (YFI) in launching 'Football for Health" to empower over 200 under-privi... More...

  • Published on Jun 1, 16

Monday, 22nd Feb 2016

Wildlife SOS rescues Pregnant Endangered Snake in Agra

A pregnant sand boa was rescued from a factory by the Wildlife SOS team in Agra. The snake was found to be healthy and was released back into its natural habitat. More...

  • Published on Feb 22, 16

Thursday, 31st Dec 2015

India's first live crowdfunding telethon raises 40 lakhs in less than 4 hours

4 hours | 40 lakhs raised | 20+ celebrities| 100+ contributors More...

  • Published on Dec 31, 15
Sri Rajnath Singh Commends the Service of Akshaya Patra in providing Mid-day Meals

Honourable Minister of Home Affairs, Sri Rajnath Singh visits the Akshaya Patra Lucknow Kitchen facility to grace a function organized by the foundation to celebrate one year of operation in Lucknow. More...

  • Published on Dec 31, 15

Wednesday, 30th Sep 2015

Essencia entertainment Pvt. Ltd organised "International Performing Arts Festival 2015

Essencia Entertaiment Pvt. Ltd, launched International Performing Arts Festival (IPAF) in July in the cultural hub of India, Ahemdabad. More...

  • Published on Sep 30, 15
India Vision Foundation Launches Exhibition of its unique Prison 'PROJECT HUNAR' in Haryana Prisons

IVF Dr Kiran Bedi's NGO initiative, Launches Exhibition of its unique Prison 'PROJECT HUNAR' in Haryana Prisons in association with Nostalgia 'MAATI KI KHUSHBU' Paintings, Sculptures & Installations by -Natasha Chadha Bhambri. More...

  • Published on Sep 30, 15

Friday, 28th Aug 2015

Cobra Snake in PUSA Institute Toilet, Rescued by Wildlife SOS

An unexpected visitor to the Indian Agricultural Research Institute in PUSA, New Delhi, left the staff startled and in a panic. A four foot long cobra was found to have taken refuge inside the toilet of the institute and was discovered by a maintenance worker when he came to unlock the rest rooms in the morning. The alarmed worker rushed out of the bathroom and called for ... More...

  • Published on Aug 28, 15